The Team

Meet all the exceptional dancers in Holstebro Dance Company along with the highly engaged people behind the scenes who makes everything run smoothly.

The dancers are all professionals in the beginning of their carrier. Following impressive performances at auditions, they became a part of Holstebro Dance Company.
When it is time for audition, hundreds of young professional dancers from all over the world flock to Holstebro in the pursuit of one of the coveted spots in Holstebro Dance Company.
At the last audition, more than 1000 hopeful dancers admitted their video in which the showcased their talents, however only six skilled dancers were selected to be a part of Holstebro Dance Company.

Auditions and job openings at Holstebro Dance Company will be announced here on the website and on Facebook.

Dancers

2021-2022

  • Photo of Bjørk-Mynte Buchgraitz Paulse
    Bjørk-Mynte Buchgraitz Paulse

    Danish Bjørk-Mynte has a background in classical ballet, she atteneded The Royal Danish Balletschool in Odense. She went on to get her bachelor degree from Oslo National Academy of the Arts 2018. Herefter she has freelance as dancer and teacher, teaching contemporary dance, lyrical contemporary and yoga.

    She joined Holstebro Dance Company in the spring of 2021.

    (She/her)

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  • Photo of Elena Nielsen
    Elena Nielsen

    Danish Elena Nielsen has a background in Latin/Standard dance and classic ballet. She was a student at the Royal Danish Ballet School in Odense and finished her education at Codarts, University of Arts in Rotterdam in 2020. Here she completed her education with an internship at Scapino Ballet.

    She joined Holstebro Dance Company in the spring of 2020.

    (She/her)

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  • Photo of Jasmine Gordon
    Jasmine Gordon

    Danish Jasmine Gordon received her education from the Northern School of Contemporary Dance in Leeds in 2018. The, she continued her education with a master´s degree and an internship at the Phoenix Dance Theatre. Since then, she has worked with Ingrid Fiksdal and the Royal Danish Theatre.

    She joined Holstebro Dance Company in the spring of 2020.

    (She/her)

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  • Photo of Jon Ipina
    Jon Ipina

    Spanish Jon Ipina received his education from Codarts, University of Arts in Rotterdam in 2020 and finished his education with an internship at Skånes Danseteater in Malmö. Here he, amongst others, participated in productions by Ôrjan Andersson and Marcos Morau.

    He joined Holstebro Dance Company in the autumn of 2020.

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  • Photo of Mikkel Alexander Tøttrup
    Mikkel Alexander Tøttrup

    Danish Mikkel Alexander Toettrup received his education from the Iwanson International School, München in 2018. Since then, Mikkel has been a part of several productions by Johannes Härtl and Nadine Gerspacher amongst others. Mikkel has composed music and initiated several theatre associations.

    He joined Holstebro Dance Company in the spring of 2020.

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  • Photo of Matthew Rawcliffe
    Matthew Rawcliffe


    English Matthew started as an actor at the National Youth Theater of Great Britain, after which he graduated from the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance. In 2019, Matthew won the contemporary dance category and became a finalist in BBC Young Dancer of 2019. Matthew is already recognized for his choreographic talent. He has most recently been an intern at Norrdans in Sweden.

    He started in Holstebro Dansekompagni in the spring of 2021.

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  • Photo of Jacob B. Vahlun
    Jacob B. Vahlun

    Danish Jacob graduated from Danceworks Berlin in 2019. Jacob was a dancer with Harake Dance Company from 2019 to 2020. Jacob is an intern at Holstebro Dansekompagni in the season 2021-22.

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  • Photo of Jessica Van de Koot
    Jessica Van de Koot

    Greek/Dutch/English Jessica graduated with a BA from the London School of Contemporary Dance in 2020. Through the Northern School of Contemporary Dance Masters Professional Placement Scheme, Jessica is in season 2021-22 a work based learner at Holstebro Dance Company.

    (She/her)

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  • Photo of Isobel (Izzy) Moloney
    Isobel (Izzy) Moloney

    English Izzy graduated with a BA from the Northern School of Contemporary Dance in 2021. Through the Northern School of Contemporary Dance Masters Professional Placement Scheme, Izzy is in season 2021-22 a work based learner at Holstebro Dance Company.

    (She/her)

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Management
  • Photo of Marie Brolin-Tani
    Marie Brolin-Tani

    Artistic director & choreographer

    Swedish Marie Brolin-Tani has since 2013 been Artistic director at Holstebro Dance Company. As one of the key players within modern Scandinavian dance, she has had a special connection to Aarhus where she for many years worked and lived. First, she worked as a dancer at the Danish National Opera and Aarhus Theatre, since as founder and manager of MBT Dance Theatre - one of the leading dance companies in Denmark.

    Following her time in Aarhus, she became the Artistic directorof the internationally recognised dance company in Skåne, Sweden, where she lead the company towards success and created its current base and expression.

    The long resumé of Marie as both choreographer and instructor of films, theatre, and dance, is marked by a series of recognitions ad awards, including several Reumert nominations and receptions.

    Amongst others, Marie has choreographed the successful performance, "Elsker dig for evigt" for Holstebro Dance Company and the Musikhuset Aarhus.

    (She/her)

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  • Photo of David Cornelius Price
    David Cornelius Price

    Associate artistic director and producer

    Danish David C. Price has since 2020 been employed at Holstebro Dance Company as associat artistic leader and producer, and before this in role of both dancer, rehearsal director, tour and production manager. With an early start in ballet, David debuted as a professional dancer at the age of 15. Since then, he received his education from the Danish National School of Performing Arts in 2011.

    David has worked in both Denmark and abroad as company and freelance dancer and has collaborated with numerous choreographers and performance arts artists.

    Amongst others, David has been a dancer at Holstebro Dance Company. He has recived various recognitians such Reumert Talent Award and Ballet master Albert Gaubier Award and grant.

    He has studied at Copenhagen Business School and is today studying a diploma programme in Artistic Production and Cultural Management at the Danish National School of Performing Arts.

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  • Photo of Christian From
    Christian From

    Rehearsal director & tour manager

    Danish Christian From has been Reherasal director and tour manager for Holstebro Dance Company since 2020. He received his education from London Contemporary Danse School and has since then enjoyed a multi-facetted career within performing arts. This includes theatres, site specific work, children's theatre, opera, movies, and puppet shows.

    Moreover, Christian has a MFA degree from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama with specialty in direction of movement and has specialised in contact improvisation for actors.

    In addition, Christian works as associated movement instructor for Word Mills Productions and Jennifer Irons (IronINC).

    (He/him)

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